Global Patent Index - EP 1026015 A2

EP 1026015 A2 2000-08-09 - Method and apparatus for a remote tire pressure monitoring system

Title (en)

Method and apparatus for a remote tire pressure monitoring system

Title (de)

Reifendruck- Fernüberwachungssystem und Verfahren

Title (fr)

Méthode et système de surveillance à distance de la pression des pneus

Publication

EP 1026015 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 00300781 A

Priority

US 24593899 A

Abstract (en)

A tire characteristic monitoring method allows automatic programming of tire position information in a remote tire pressure monitoring system (10). The method includes, from a remotely located exciter (16) using a primary coil (18) to transmit a relatively low frequency signal to a secondary coil (L1) of a tire monitor (12) associated with a tire of a vehicle. The method further includes the step of, at the tire monitor, in response to the relatively low frequency signal, transmitting a relatively high transmitting signal to convey data. The data are received at the exciter and subsequently loaded into a receiving unit (14) of the vehicle. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

B60C 23/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B60C 23/04 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B60C 23/0416 (2013.01); B60C 23/0413 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

None

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 1026015 A2 20000809; EP 1026015 A3 20020213; EP 1026015 B1 20060524; AT 327111 T 20060615; CA 2294694 A1 20000805; CA 2294694 C 20060523; DE 60028101 D1 20060629; DE 60028101 T2 20061123; ES 2259977 T3 20061101; MX PA00001309 A 20041129; US 2002003474 A1 20020110; US 2004183664 A1 20040923; US 2004183665 A1 20040923; US 6710708 B2 20040323; US 6906624 B2 20050614; US 7088226 B2 20060808

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